Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 12:34:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 38%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Monday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Monday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.27 meters/second, 1520.2 km/hour, 944.6 miles/hour or 820.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.7"||15.74 mi||West||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||North||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 50.5"||944.34 mi||West||0° 05' 40.6"||6.51 mi||North||944.63 mi|
|24 hours||13° 17' 16.9"||869.60 mi||East||2° 45' 04.5"||189.21 mi||North||896.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Easter Island *||Sat 7:34 PM||1026 km||638 miles||554 nm||SSE|
|Adamstown||Sat 4:34 PM||1788 km||1111 miles||966 nm||WSW|
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 6:34 PM||3333 km||2071 miles||1799 nm||NE|
|Papeete||Sat 2:34 PM||3751 km||2331 miles||2025 nm||W|
|Lima||Sat 7:34 PM||4038 km||2509 miles||2180 nm||E|
|Quito||Sat 7:34 PM||4399 km||2734 miles||2375 nm||ENE|
|Guatemala||Sat 6:34 PM||4518 km||2807 miles||2439 nm||NE|
|San Salvador||Sat 6:34 PM||4523 km||2810 miles||2442 nm||NE|
|Mexico City *||Sat 7:34 PM||4544 km||2824 miles||2454 nm||NNE|
|San Jose||Sat 6:34 PM||4584 km||2849 miles||2475 nm||NE|
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